Tuesday, 18 Sep 2018

Tag: Magna Carta

Magna Carta 1215: The Great Cornerstone in England’s Temple of Liberty?

Britain was not founded or created at any particular moment, nor was there any event which marked definitely its becoming a nation, such as the signing of a declaration of independence. Instead, the British have the Magna Carta. Before Magna Carta, there are a few memorable dates such as 55 BC and 1066 AD, along with a […]

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Myths That Shaped Our History. The Meaning of Myth

In everyday usage, the word ‘myth’ is now almost synonymous with ‘misconception’ or even ‘lie’. When we describe something as a myth, we are in effect saying that it is untrue. We are in this way robbed of a very useful word with a specific meaning quite unconnected with falsehood or truth; which is unfortunate. […]

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